Previously, it is heartthrob actor Anmol KC who made news by asking for Rs 2 million check for his role in movie Kri. Then few months later newly debutant actor Aashirman Desraj Joshi made similar news by bagging Rs 1.5 million for film Break-Up. And, now the new rate of actor Khagendra Lamichhane Rs 2.5 million has hit cine media. This new rate of Khagendra has been made public after his recently released movie Dhanapati in five days has done business of more than Rs 20 million in Nepalese box office collection.
Khagendra who is known for his real life acting in stage plays, had debuted in Nepali cinema from film Badhsala. Till date all three movies- Badhsala, Talakjung versus Tulke, Pashupati Prasad – acted by him are super hit. Khagendra last Friday released movie Dhanapati is also doing well in theatres.
Apart from actor, Khagendra is also good script writer, director and producer.
According to media sources, Khagendra has fixed his remuneration Rs 1.5 million for his role in film. But if he is assign for script, screen play and dialogue writing of that movie, he will charge Rs 1 million more. This makes a total of Rs 2.5 million that Khagendra can earn from one movie.
This is the new rate that the actor has fixed for his service. Surely, the days to come will witness whether Nepali film makers will be ready to pay this new rate to talented actor Khagendra or not.